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Ksplices For Exadata Deployments Connected Over InfiniBand To Exalogic (Doc ID 2800248.1)

Last updated on APRIL 03, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud Software - Version and later
Linux x86-64


Kernel ksplice patches are required on Exadata for Exadata-connected-to-Exalogic deployments, with Exalogic running (UEK4-based) and communicating with Exadata over InfiniBand. These ksplice patches disable path records cache to fix known issues with communication over IPoIB. This document provides ksplice patches for various Exadata releases, which need to be applied to Exadata following a kernel upgrade, application of a monthly update, or a QFSDP update.


The ksplices provided in this document are applicable only to an Exadata rack which satisfies the following requirements:

These ksplice patches are not required on Exadata if:

Note: In preparation for a  => upgrade of Exalogic, we recommend that these ksplices be applied to Exadata (connected over InfiniBand to Exalogic running ahead of the actual upgrade of Exalogic.


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In this Document
 KSplice Patches for Exadata Releases
 Instructions to Apply ksplice patches to Exadata
 Steps to Install ksplice patch on Exadata nodes running with OL6
 Steps to Install ksplice patch on Exadata nodes running with OL7

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